This course has been cancelled.
This OSHA #521 OSHA Guide to Industrial Hygiene course at the Sheet Metal Institute Portland classroom scheduled for April 13-16, 2020 has been CANCELED due to in-person instruction being suspended at the training facility in response to the COVID-19 outbreak. We will be looking at dates to reschedule the training when the facility reopens. Please monitor the course schedule for updates. To email or speak with someone regarding a full refund of the course registration fees or transferring a course registration, contact information is located at the lower right on this page.
This course covers industrial hygiene practices and related OSHA regulations and procedures. Course topics include recognition, evaluation, and control of chemical, physical, biological and ergonomic hazards, Permissible Exposure Limits (PEL), OSHA health standards, respiratory protection, engineering controls, OSHA sampling protocols and strategies, and workplace health program elements. The course features workshops in health hazard recognition, OSHA health standards and use of sampling equipment. Upon course completion students will have the ability to recognize basic industrial hygiene principles and practices, identify characteristics of common air contaminants, locate PELs, perform basic industrial hygiene calculations, and determine methods for hazard control and abatement.
8:00 am to 4:00 pm | Monday – Wednesday
8:00 am to 2:00 pm | Thursday